Mossad, Israel’s secret service, reportedly carried out bomb attacks on Swiss and German companies that helped build Pakistan’s atomic bomb in the 1980s.
The potential threats and attacks on Israeli and German companies were aimed at deterring them from providing assistance and support to Pakistan’s nuclear program.
Official documents released by the US State Department in 2021 named a dozen German and Swiss companies supplying parts for Pakistan’s nuclear program.
The report further states that during the progress of Pakistan’s nuclear program, 3 companies were bombed in which no casualties were reported but property was damaged. Companies were also threatened by phone calls from unknown callers after the attacks.
The owner of a company that was attacked told the Swiss Federal Investigation Police that Mossad, Israel’s secret service, had contacted him and his head salesman several times through private numbers. Threaten to end cooperation in the program.
An unidentified group claimed responsibility for the attacks on German and Swiss companies, but no group was identified or named after the attacks.